Veterans Legal Services Clinic client Ivan Ocon returned to the U.S. after being deported to Mexico in 2016. With the clinic's help, he became a U.S. citizen on July 7.
Friday, July 8, 2022
A deported U.S. Army veteran represented by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic has returned home and become a U.S. citizen.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
A new report by Mwatana for Human Rights and the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic at Yale Law School finds that warring parties have failed to provide reparations to civilian victims of their international-law violations in Yemen.
Friday, June 10, 2022
The Medical-Legal Partnerships program at the Law School provided free legal services to more than 350 New Haven clients in 2021 alone.
Panelists at the 2022 Bernstein Symposium — from left, Rayhan Asat, Alfred Brownell, and Mohammad “Musa” Mahmodi — spoke about their experiences as human rights advocates in exile.
Thursday, June 9, 2022
This year's Bernstein Symposium brought together three human rights advocates exiled from their homelands.
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Law, Ethics & Animals Program (LEAP) student fellow Emma Findlen LeBlanc ’24 discusses how her anthropological research in Canada affects her approach to animal law.
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Alice Longenbach ’23, Paul Meosky ’23, and Chelsea Thomeer ’23 will serve as the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic’s student directors this fall.
State Rep. Patrick Callahan, Liman Center Director Jenny Carroll, Ryanne Bamieh ’23, and Mila Reed-Guevara ’23 are shown at the Connecticut State Capitol for a meeting to discuss the repeal of Connecticut’s incarceration lien, under which the state can claim money from people who have served time in jail and prison. The Liman Center and partners helped pass a law that places limits on the lien.
Thursday, May 26, 2022
The Liman Center and partners helped to change Connecticut's "pay-to-stay" law, which will now have new limits on how the state can claim money from people who have been incarcerated.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Rekha Kennedy ’23 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in report about a decision that gives active National Guard members the right to unionize.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
The Veterans Legal Services Clinic represented plaintiffs in a case settled on May 17 that allows National Guard members on state active duty to organize and join labor unions.
Among the work of the Tech Accountability & Competition is to address content moderation and hate speech on social media, social media addiction among children and teenagers, and facial recognition and police surveillance.
Monday, May 16, 2022
The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic’s Tech Accountability & Competition project is dedicated to reducing the harms caused by the excessive use of power in today’s digital marketplaces.